Learn to Swim

Swim Tangaroa

Swim Tangaroa provides swimming and water safety programmes for

  • Pepi (Babies)
  • Tamaiti (Preschool)
  • Tamariki (School Age)
  • Adult

Our programme is designed to encourage and assist our whanau/families to develop swimming and water safety skills through participating in a variety of fun and safe activities in the water.

Our levels are given names of sea life that live and thrive within Tangaroa. As your child grows and develops new aquatic and water safety skills they too will grow and thrive within our programme.

Swim Tangaroa encourage the use of Te Reo Maori within our lessons. Although lessons are predominantly taught in English, our experienced teachers are provided with new kupu/words and phrases to use throughout lessons.

Our Swim Tangaroa Whanau are committed to giving the skill of learning to swim as we believe this to be a skill of life.

Prices 

Babies $10.00 per class paid via direct debit per term (10 weeks)
Preschool to Adults $19.00 per class paid via direct debit per term (10 weeks)
Discounts for 2x weekly lessons.
Prices correct as at 1st May 2021. Subject to change. 

 

Swim Club

Pukekohe Swim Club operates out of Mt Albert Aquatic Centre. For information please contact mitch.nairn@mags.school.nz for information.

Key Learning Areas

The curriculum covers seven areas of learning.
These areas are combined and presented as activities to enhance student development.
 
  • Entries and exits
  • Floating and sculling
  • Movement, propulsion and stroke development
  • Personal survival
  • Underwater skills
  • Rescue and emergency
  • Water safety knowledge

"Kaua e whakama ki te korero Maori, Ahakoa he iti, he Taonga”

 “Don’t be shy to speak Te reo Maori, even a little is a gift”

2022 Swim Tangaroa Lessons

Term Start Date End Date Holidays (no lessons on Public Holidays)
Term 1
(10 weeks)
1st February 14th April School Holidays:
16th April to 1st May

ANZAC Day:
25th April
Term 2
(10 weeks)
2nd May 10th July
School Holidays:
9th July to 24th July
 
Term 3 
(10 weeks)
25th July 2nd October

School Holidays:
1st October to 16th October
 

Term 4
(Up to 10 weeks)

17th October 18th December


Labour Day 26th October


**More information can be found Education.govt.nz 

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